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Named Lectures

Chou Wen-chung Distinguished Lecture on Chinese Culture

21st Century China Center named this forum after the esteemed Chinese-American composer, teacher and cultural ambassador, Chou Wen-chung (1923-2019). It presents scholars and artists in a wide range of cultural and artistic discussions.

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Robert F. Ellsworth Memorial Lecture Series

The Robert F. Ellsworth Memorial Lecture is named after Ambassador Robert "Bob" Ellsworth (1926-2011), a highly respected public servant, a patriot and a national treasure.

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So Kwan Lok Distinguished Lecture Series

This series brings top leaders and thinkers from China to offer front-line insights and analysis of the most pressing economic and political trends in China.

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Susan Shirk Lecture on U.S.-China Relations

The lecture is part of the UC San Diego Forum on U.S.-China Relations, the only American leadership conference focused entirely on the relationship with China.

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